5 days in New York City Itinerary

5 days in New York City Itinerary

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New York City
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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Visit 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island for their historical value. Do your shopping at Fifth Avenue and Economy Candy. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, go for a walk through Central Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In February, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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